Applications are invited from dedicated and enthusiastic, professional educators for the position of ESOL teacher. Atlanta International School delivers the International Baccalaureate-PYP curriculum through a dual language immersion program in the Primary School.
The ESOL teacher works with students from Kindergarten-Gr. 5 in either a push in or pull out setting, depending on the level of the students. The ESOL teacher is responsible for working with small groups of language learners, developing their basic communicative skills and pre-introducing vocabulary to help make the rest of the curriculum content comprehensible.
The school is a vibrant learning community and the nature of the program makes specific demands of our Faculty. The successful teacher candidate will have:
A teaching credential with a focus on language acquisition
Minimum three years teaching ESOL in primary school
Training and commitment to teaching an ESOL curriculum through an interdisciplinary focus, using innovative learning strategies, to a diverse student population.
Familiarity with using differentiated instructional methods in mixed grade level/ability classes.
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability and desire to work collaboratively with the school community, including providing professional development to other teachers.
Experience with the Primary Years Program (PYP) of the International Baccalaureate is preferred, but good applicants with other curriculum experience are also welcome to apply.
Please send resume and letter of interest via email to email@example.com. Please type "ESOL Teacher" into your subject line. Position will be filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found.
About Atlanta International School
Atlanta International School, nestled in the historic campus designed by Philip Shutze in the heart of Buckhead, is an educational blend of Atlanta's old tradition and the pioneering international strength of present-day Atlanta.
As the innovator of a global curriculum for future leaders, AIS offers a program of academic excellence to American and international students, beginning with three-year-old kindergarten and culminating in grade 12 with the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma.International Baccalaureate (IB) followed from three-year-old Kindergarten through grade 12 from Primary Years Programme (PYP) through Middle Years Programme (MYP) to Diploma Programme (DP). Accredited by Council of International Schools (CIS), AdvancED and Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) as well as authorized by International Baccalaureate (IBO) to offer IB programs.